James Christian Parkhurst

Male 1831 - 1908  (76 years)


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  • Name James Christian Parkhurst 
    Born 10 Jun 1831  Whitestown, Oneida County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Jan 1908  Albion Township, Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Age 76 years 
    Buried Jan 1908  Maplelawn Cem., Dugway, Albion Twp., Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Patriarch & Matriarch
    John Parkhurst  (2 x Great Grandfather) 
    Nancy Austin,   b. 1800, Livingston, Albany County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jan 1887, Dugway Village, Albion, Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)  (Mother) 
    Person ID I66040  tree2019
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 

    Father Ancestors Asa Peabody Parkhurst,   b. 1796, Whitestown, Oneida, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Oct 1872, Albion, Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Nancy Austin,   b. 1800, Livingston, Albany County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jan 1887, Dugway Village, Albion, Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 1 Nov 1819  Oneida, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F28947  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Caroline Theodosia Buell,   b. 2 Oct 1837, Clay, Onondaga County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jan 1903, Albion Township, Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 15 Sep 1855  Albion Twp., Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • Married by the Rev. Mr. "Plylas" (Ebenezer Buell family Bible.)
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 
    Family ID F28949  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • James Parkhurst was a cooper by trade, listed also as a sawyer and a hoop maker in various census listings. He served in the 1st NY light Artillery for 9 months commencing in 1861. He was later a member of the E.L. Bentley GAR Post 265 of Albion, where he served as an officer.
      A biography of James and his family is found in the 1895 Landmarks of Oswego County, page 128 in the 3rd section. His paternal Grandfather Josiah Parkhurst came to New York from Massachusetts, settled in Oneida County where James' father lived until 1845 when they moved to Oswego County.
      James and Caroline had no children, and lived in a large farm on the Albion Cross Road.

  • Sources 
    1. [S855] Misc Buell.FTW.
      Date of Import: 9 Dec 2004

    2. [S1773] Public Member Trees, Ancestry.com, (Name: Name: Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;;;), Database online.
      Record for Asa Peabody Parkhurst